Question by VisibleNinjaInvisibleSignPost: What does the “Soviet” in Soviet Union and USSR mean? I just mean the word “soviet” by itself? What is the definition of “soviet” How old is the word “soviet” What language or languages does it first originate from? And what language was it in in USSR? Quick answer: Answer by RobertRussian […]
Question by The Bird: What is the soviet belt with the red star called? I heard that the taliban and north Vietnamese wear them and that the taliban took them off the bodies of dead Russians during the Soviet-Afghan war is this true? Quick answer: Answer by txconservIt’s called the spoils of war. Read all […]
Question by : Were Soviet citizens required to publicly cry when Khrushchev, Brezhnev, Andropov, etc. died? Quick answer: Read all the answers in the comments. Know better? Leave your own answer!
Question by pilotcodereview: what soviet head of state shot what head of secret police in a private meeting in the head of state’s office? I remember this from the ’50’s or maybe ’60’s, and thought for years it was Stalin shooting Beria, but history shows I’m remembering wrong. But who shot whom, then? I remember […]
Question by g2dalemon2dasqueezy: What is the difference between Nazi and Soviet labor camps? I have another question also. What policies did Joseph Stgalin enact upon becoming leader of the Soviet Union? Quick answer: Answer by sara f 9www.google.com or wikipedia. I know for sure that the Soviet labor camps were less harsh, but more risky. […]
Question by α ρℓα¢є ¢αℓℓє∂ мєℓαи¢нσℓу .: What are the differences between Soviet socialism and Chinese communism? I have an exam coming up and I was wondering what the similarities and differences between Soviet socialism (under Stalin and following leaders) and Chinese communism (in the 1950s-1970s under leaders like Mao Zedong) were. Links to sites […]
Question by .^.: when and how did Soviet Style Folk Music become popular in the USSR and how prevalent still today? how this same style of Soviet “communistic” folk music really compares to the real traditional Russian folk music and for how long been popular? also, how prevalent this same style of music in popular […]